[NTG-context] orphans and widows in poems

Pablo Rodríguez oinos at web.de
Mon Jun 17 19:23:08 CEST 2013

On 17/06/13 07:39, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
> Am 17.06.2013 um 02:36 schrieb Bill Meahan <subscribed_lists at meahan.net>:
>> On 6/16/2013 3:46 AM, Pablo Rodríguez wrote:
>>> Is there no way to avoid orphans and widows in the lines environment?
>> It's a bit ugly, but if the poem consists of individual stanzas,
>> you can put each stanza in an non-bordered frame.
>> [...]
>> A frame will never be split across pages.
>> BTW this "trick"is on the wiki on the "Verse" page.
> You don’t need any tricks to prevent page breaks in a lines environment because
> \setuplines[option=packed] already does it.

Many thanks for your replies, Bill, Aditya and Wolfgang.

I don't want to prevent page breaks in lines environment, I only want to
prevent orphan and widow lines in this environment too (which seems to
be impossible, if I didn't get it wrong).


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